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Understanding Commodity Markets and Commodity Trading
2021, Online
2021, Online

Optimise returns in the commodities market whether hedging or investing

A three-day practical training course


We can customise it to meet your specific training requirements and deliver it face-to-face or digitally. Contact Leigh Kendall for more information.

Understanding Commodity Markets and Commodity Trading training course

You will learn

  • The fundamental characteristics and inherent trading risks of commodity markets 
  • How to capitalise on the unique opportunities each sector presents 
  • How each commodity trades – the physical, the exchanges and the products 
  • Practical trading strategies and techniques for the different commodity sectors 
  • How to optimise your use of commodity derivatives to trade and hedge

Case studies and practical sessions

Your trainer will use practical sessions to bring the topic to life. You will end the course with a review of the future of the energy markets:

  • supply and demand factors
  • price trends, together
  • how fintech will influence commodity trading in the future

Key information

Dates: Please contact customer services for the next available date

Venue: Online

Course Leader: Steve McGann, Technical Analysis Specialist

Online course fee: £2399.00 + VAT if applicable
London course fee: £2999.00 + VAT @ 20%  = 3598.80

Why choose IFF

TRACK RECORD – TRACK RECORD – we have been delivering expert training to the banking, finance and energy sectors since 1991

INNOVATION – our courses are continually reviewed so you can be sure they are focusing on the most current issues

KNOWLEDGE – all of our trainers are highly experienced practitioners and leading subject matter experts so you can be confident you are learning from the very best

SMALL CLASS SIZES – to aid learning and increase your personal interaction with the trainer

VALUE – we provide a practical training experience with skills that can be used immediately to gain a tangible return on your investment

ACCREDITATION – we are accredited by the British Accreditation Council (BAC)

Thabo Lechesa

Business Development Officer

Alsu, Ecopower

Very informative with practical examples. Perfect course, especially when looking for a detailed overview.

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CPD Certified

Engaging in Continuing Professional Development ensures that both academic and practical qualifications do not become out-dated or obsolete; allowing individuals to continually ‘up skill’ or ‘re-skill’, regardless of occupation, age or educational level. This course has been assessed and is CPD certified.